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Suggest solution for acid reflux other than antacids?

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Is there any solution for acid reflux other than antacids.
I do not want to take tablets. Can I control it with food,
Posted Sat, 16 Nov 2013 in Digestion and Bowels
Answered by Dr. Ratnakar Kini 5 hours later
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Thanks for posting your query.
I am Dr.Ratnakar Kini and I am pleased to assist you.

Yes, you can control acidity symptoms with dietary modifications.

You need to avoid coffee, tea, citrus, tomatoes, spicy food, fatty food, onion, chocolate, mint, garlic.

You need to quit smoking and alcohol if you have those habits.
Avoid painkiller medications.

Let me know if I can assist you further.
Dr.Ratnakar Kini
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